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Printing -- Specimens

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Collection of Printing Samples from the Press of the Palace of the Governors

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-777-BC
Abstract This collection consists of samples of materials printed by the Press of the Palace of the Governors (Santa Fe, N.M.). Included are booklets, poetry, invitations, announcements, and assorted ephemera.
Dates: 1974-1997

Records of the Press of the Palace of the Governors,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 278
Scope and Content The collection contains administrative and educational program records and production materials of the Palace print shop, from 1974 to 1997. Administrative records consist of correspondence, financial materials, and examples of shop sales and mail orders. Educational program include an annual book arts festival, exhibits, lectures, and printing workshops. Production materials for printing chiefly consist of samples; for projects initiated by the Press, the materials include manuscripts,...
Dates: 1974-1997

Rydal Press Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-433-BC
Scope and Content The majority of this collection consists of printing samples from the press' commercial job orders. This includes invitations, programs, greeting cards, advertisements, brochures, newsletters, announcements, stationary, and other assorted ephemera. The collection also includes manuscripts, galleys, and printing blocks. The collection provides an important record of Santa Fe, Los Alamos, and northern New Mexico's social history and the history of fine and commercial printing in the...
Dates: 1947-1978; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1977

Rydal Press Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 480
Scope and Content The collection consists of correspondence, printing orders for private individuals, State of New Mexico certificates and forms, and other printing for business and tourism in New Mexico, Colorado and Texas. The correspondence is from notable literary people in New Mexico. The printed material contains examples of business marketing and political interests from 1930 to 1967.
Dates: 1930-1967

Small Press Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-335-BC
Abstract This collection is comprised of nearly 5,000 items printed on small presses throughout the United States. The nature of these printed pieces is extremely varied, but most items were non-commercial pieces printed for the enjoyment of their printers.
Dates: 1901-1975; Majority of material found in 1960-1975

Stagecoach Press Samples Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 492
Scope and Content Collection consists of print samples (only) from the Stagecoach Press in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Among the samples are book and pamphlet prints, book lists and announcements, type samples, and administrative and miscellaneous materials - all printed on Jack Rittenhouse's handpress.
Dates: 1955-1988

Vinegar Tom Press Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-828-SC
Abstract The collection consists of background information and bibliographic checklist pertaining to Andy Gregg and Vinegar Tom Press as well as ephemera produced by Vinegar Tom Press.
Dates: 1969-1995